Sonny Clapp

Birth and Death Data: Born February 5, 1899 (Battle Creek), Died December 9, 1962 (San Fernando)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E27337 10-in. 4/12/1928 Sugar babe I’m leaving Bernie Cummins Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) songwriter  
Brunswick C1780-C1781 10-in. 3/23/1928 Sugar babe, I’m leaving Ruth Muse Female vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
Victor (Canada) [ViC cat 263562-B] 10-in. December 1928 or earlier Rêve d'amour Fernand Perron Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Clapp, Sonny," accessed April 19, 2024,

Clapp, Sonny. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 19, 2024, from

"Clapp, Sonny." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 19 April 2024.

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